Strategy and Corporate Development

Corporate Development/ M&A associate - Metals and Mining business

Our client is a global metals, mining and commodities business. They are now looking to add a corporate development associate to their London office. It will work as part of a high profile team with extensive exposure to senior management. The role will focus on the execution of investments, mergers, acquisitions and disposals for the firm worldwide. You will also work on portfolio management of investments for the business. At execution stage, you will work on the preparation of buy and sell documentation, timetable and proposed process considerations, process planning, including preparation of process letters and timetables, working with advisors, negotiation with potential sellers/purchasers and work on all aspects of the deal to completion. There will also be a lot of interaction with the investee companies/ subsidiaries on portfolio matters and corporate strategy. The successful candidate will have a background as follows: Experience in M&A, private equity, investments Background in investment banking or private equity The role is most likely to be suitable for someone at the Senior Analyst/ Associate level with 2-5 years experience Financial modelling skills Knowledge of the metals and mining, oil and gas, commodities or chemicals sector